Books tagged: travel adventure

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Alaska - Fishing The Untamed
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 31,300. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Wilderness fishing adventures of former Alaska lodge owner. Photos introduce chapters about fishing and wildlife on remote rivers of Bering Sea and Bristol Bay Regions, Kodiak Island, Alaska Peninsula, and less secluded Kenai Peninsula. Accounts include salmon fishing excursions, bear encounters, Native subsistence fishing, and detailed writings of "A River Runs Red" (sockeye) and Arctic grayling.
The Reluctant Traveller
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,660. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2010 by Prospera Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
“It’s hard not to warm to the author” – The Sunday Telegraph. Fleeing the world of freelance business journalism in London, self-confessed coward Lumley inadvertently finds himself joining a treacherous expedition to find a legendary lost mountain in the northern highlands of war-ravaged Ethiopia.
Journeying Mercies: Tuesday Was Gone
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 284,010. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Journey into the heart of Africa with Phillip Bartsch, into a place known as "the white man's graveyard." But danger came, not only from deadly snakes, scorpions and diseases, but also from some adults at a missionary-run boarding school. Animals ask tough questions but the rest of the book is non-fiction. Enjoy this story of hope.
Navy Fun - When Ronald Reagan was in Charge, and Being in the Navy was a Blast
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,930. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
Enjoy yourself, as you step into the shoes of a Navy sailor, who travels around the world, on a Destroyer, an Aircraft Carrier, and a Submarine Tender, and visits 16 countries!
Travels in Ghana
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,890. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is a travelogue of a Ghana road trip in 2009. From Accra to the painted village of Sirigu, the people, the adventures and the sights are described. There are insights and explanations of Ghanaian customs, culture, cuisine and daily life. Among the places visited are the slave castle at Elmina, the stilt village of Nzulezu, Mole National Park, Sirigu and an unexpected find at Bolgatanga.
Poppycock Place Series -Sky Sailing Heroes
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Price: Free! Words: 32,370. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
NASA had a successful failure. Seven sophisticated Bio-Teks (5 "human-robots" and 2 "pet-robots"), were created for a deep space mission. The money ran out, the spaceship was cancelled and these colourful characters moved out to live in the community and report back their experiences yearly. They set up 5 small businesses in adjacent shops, happily mixing with the neighbours, in Poppycock Place.
In Search of Home
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 41,680. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In the not so distant future,Perry James loses his lifelong home. He's wanted by the federal government and on the run.His only friend is his dog Jonah who accompanies him on his journey. Hiding from the feds, fighting off attackers at night, losing friends and gaining new ones, chasing kidnappers, all in search of home.
Wanderlove
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,270. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
A naïve backpacker falls in love with an experienced traveller who encourages her to do something she should not. They become separated. Carrying a load of guilt, she sets out to find him. With all of Europe to search, she realises she does not really know that much about him. But having learned some uncomfortable truths about herself, will she still love him? Will she ever love anyone again?
Three Hundred Zeroes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,540. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A promise to his brother haunted him for over forty years. Finally, Blanchard set out on the Appalachian Trail with his brother's Purple Heart Medal to fulfill that promise. He learned that the wilderness and solitude can reconnect one with a Norman Rockwell America that at times seems long lost and forgotten. This humorous story demonstrates that adventure truly begins in the heart.
Bread From the Sky
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,460. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
How many cat heads do you have to eat before you acquire the characteristics of a cat? Why do you hang a snail shell in a tree? How do you get a curse removed? And who buried a gri-gri in the yard? These and other questions are answered in Bread From the Sky, a Peace Corps memoir.